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Elton Cromer Hendrix (Courtesy)

January 7, 1920 November 24, 2017
Elton Cromer Hendrix (Courtesy)
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Obituary for Elton Cromer Hendrix (Courtesy)

Mrs. Elton Cromer Hendrix, 97, of Royston, GA passed away on Friday, November 24, 2017.

Mrs. Hendrix was born on January 7, 1920, in Royston, GA, daughter of the late Joseph Olin Cromer and the late Ossie Estelle Bond Cromer. She was a seamstress having worked at Carwood Manufacturing and a member of Royston Church of God for 63 years where she taught the ladies Sunday school class.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Hendrix; sons, Kenneth Hendrix and infant Jimmy Hendrix; brothers, Elmer Cromer, Carlton Cromer and Clarence Cromer; and sisters, Lucille Seymour and Reba Nix.

Survivors include her son, Barron (Alice) Hendrix of the Eagle Grove community; daughter, Brenda (LeRoy) Swafford of Eastanollee, GA; daughter-in-law, Marie Hendrix of Lavonia, GA; grandchildren, Don (Jane) Hendrix and Angela Morrison, both of the Sandy Cross community, Ben (Nancy Beth) Swafford of Douglas, GA, Jim (Christy) Swafford of Toccoa, GA, and Ken (Cynthia) Hendrix of Lavonia, GA; great grandchildren, Jossalyn Hendrix, Avenleigh Hendrix, Maddox Swafford and Janae Elton Swafford (expected in February, 2018).

Funeral services for Mrs. Hendrix will be held at Royston Church of God on Sunday, November 26, 2017, at 3:00 P.M. with Rev. James Gunn and Rev. Eddie Wiggins officiating. Interment will follow in the Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery in Canon, GA.

The family will receive friends at Pruitt Funeral Home from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. on Saturday evening. The family is at their respective homes.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Royston Church of God Building Fund, 121 Freedom Church Road, Royston, GA 30662.

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Pruitt Funeral Home in Royston, GA is in charge of arrangements.

This announcement courtesy of Acree-Davis Funeral Home.

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